International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards and Training

POST Employment Opportunities

Peace Officer Standards and Training agencies and academies provide challenging opportunities for professional, managerial and administrative employment. POST agencies throughout the United States offer competitive salary, government job benefits, career advancement and an unparalleled opportunity to serve as part of a team committed to improving the quality of law enforcement and the safety and effectiveness of peace officers.

POST Training Coordinator 1

This position is located in the Idaho Peace Officer Standards & Training (POST) Academy in Meridian.
POST Mission: To develop skilled law enforcement professionals who are committed to serving and protecting the people of Idaho.
PLEASE NOTE: The successful applicant will be required to complete a background investigation and polygraph examination, which includes drug screening. Please see the Idaho State Police drug policy at the end of this announcement.
This position is budgeted at $22.50 per hour DOE, - Plus Competitive Benefits!
The general responsibilities are to:
    Develop, implement, and coordinate training programs for basic academy recruit training
    Assess and coordinate training needs with other law enforcement and police training personnel
    Develop objectives and design courses to meet standards established by the POST Academy
    Research and locate new training materials and training aides
    Coordinate development and scheduling of POST and basic law enforcement programs insuring certification of instructors and accreditation for officers
    Instruct classes in area or areas of expertise
    Conduct curriculum review committee meetings
    Assist in certifying officers in use of firearms and other requirements to meet POST standards
   Supervise day-to-day recruit activities
    Investigate violations of POST standards
    Evaluate all phases of basic recruit officer training and prepare written documentation of recruit performance
   Lead and participate in physical training of POST Academy students

Minimum Qualifications for this Opening:
    Good knowledge of training programs used to train law enforcement officers
    Presenting training to adult groups in structured learning situations including presenting formal police classroom training
    Performing needs assessments, developing training objectives, designing and developing coursework to address those needs and objectives, and evaluating the training
    Researching and analyzing law enforcement training material for applicability in training programs
    Possess a valid driver's license

Desirable Qualification: Preference given to applicants who have a bachelor's degree in criminal justice, education, or similar degree from an accredited college or university

Agency:  Idaho State Police
Location:  Meridian, Idaho
Salary/Range:  $22.50 per hour DOE
How to Apply:  Please apply at and click on Job Seekers, Job Openings, and then POST Training Coordinator 1.   You can also apply at  and click on Human Resources then Employment Opportunities.
Application Deadline:  2/14/2018
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